Daily Archives: November 5, 2018

France Grants Help to Gambia and Central Africa; Pushes Regional Clout

France flexed its muscles in West Africa on Monday granting millions of euros in aid to Gambia to support its democratic transition amid fears of regional instability and took aim at Russia over its "opportunist" role in Central African Republic.Born

Rivals China, India Cautiously Watch Sri Lankan Crisis

China and India are closely watching the constitutional crisis in Sri Lanka, which has been a battleground in their struggle for geopolitical supremacy in South Asia.Chinese and Indian diplomats have been careful not to overtly take sides in the politi...